Social Responsibility Indexes
2018 Constituent MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index
An index that captures the comprehensive Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risk for equities with outstanding ESG ratings relative to their sector peers from among the top 500 equities in terms of market capitalization.
2018 Constituent MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN)
An index that selects companies in terms of attracting, retaining and promoting women, as well as advancing gender diversity. Selection is based on data regarding female employment disclosed according to the Act on Promotion of Women's Participation and Advancement in the Workplace as well as information publicly disclosed by companies such as company policy on gender diversity.
The FTSE4Good Index Series is a stock index series designed to promote investment in companies that meet the global standards of ESG practices.
FTSE Blossom Japan
The FTSE Blossom Japan Index is an indicator to measure the performance of Japanese companies that demonstrate strong ESG practices.
Access to Medicine Index
Compiled by the Access to Medicine Foundation once every two years, the Access to Medicine Index is a survey which evaluates 20 global pharmaceutical companies leading in initiatives for access to medicine issues in developing and emerging countries. Eisai has been ranked 8th in 2018.
Second NIKKEI Smart Work Management Survey
A survey that designates leading companies who are taking on the challenge of revolutionizing productivity through work style reform.
"Best Visionary Stories 2018" of Forbes Japan
Forbes Japan's "Best Visionary Stories 2018" focuses on the long-term value of companies that are creating "sustainability."
Quantifying performance in both finance and ESG by "potential value (optimal level, "To Be")" and "practical economic value (current level, "As Is")," companies are ranked higher for having a smaller "value gap," that is, the gap between "To Be" and "As Is". In addition, companies are selected for presenting a vision while responding to drastic changes in the environment, as well as providing value to society.
IR GRAND PRIX AWARD
Japan Investor Relations Association recognizes companies which have been highly accredited in the investment community for their understanding and promotion of IR activities. Eisai has received the IR Grand Prix Award for the second time following 2006.